In this season, the BAU team face more rapists, murderers and depraved monsters and try to make criminal minds season 7 dvd sense of the atrocious crimes by pinpointing the predators' motivations and identifying their emotional triggers in the attempt to stop them. As each case of human depravity becomes more challenging, the team must work together and utilize their expertise to make the world a safer place one criminal at a time.
It is all in a day's work for Prentiss. She shines in this criminal minds 7 dvd episode, but manages to avoid a long, dramatic goodbye. She already had a funeral, and it is nice to see her leave on a lighter note while the show focuses on the wedding celebration.
In any case, the producers realized they made a grave error in getting rid of two great and popular actresses the other was AJ Cook who came back after being unceremoniously dismissed in the second episode of season 6 before returning for a couple more towards the end and decided to rectify the situation by bringing both back. In doing so, the team dynamic is better than ever in this seventh season.
Individual stories can still be riveting, and in the best examiner episodes, suspense is nicely sustained, but a show this late in its run needs some kind of infusion of fresh perspectives if it's not to simply run on fumes. Despite a couple of late season attempts at something unique, the gas tank for Criminal Minds is now edging toward empty.